Stamps Cover Singapore 2016-01-08 Year of the Monkey featured large

This cover commemorates the upcoming Lunar New Year with stamps featuring the Year of the Monkey from the Chinese zodiac.

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2016-01-07 Shackleton and the Endurance Expedition

This cover from Royal Mail commemorates the Endurance expedition to cross the south pole, led by Ernest Shackleton. The expedition did not succeed, and Shackleton and his team faced a battle for survival to escape the Antarctic.

Cover ATM 2015-12-17 Golden Jubilee

This ATM from Singapore commemorates the country’s Golden Jubilee and 50 years of independence from Malaysia.

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2015-11-16 Winter Fur and Feathers

This cover from carries the latest set of Post & Go ATMs from Royal Mail, featuring 3 animals and a bird that you can see during winter in the UK.

Stamps DE 2015 175th Anniversary of the Penny Black

This simple and elegant stamp from Deutsche Post commemorates 175 years of postage stamps and features the world’s first postage stamp: the Penny Black.

Stamps DE 2015 Asterix

This colourful souvenir sheet features Asterix the Gaul and his pals.

Stamps November 2015 featured small

I have just returned from Germany, where I collected the November issues from Deutsche Post, featuring stamps for the festive season.

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2015-10-20 Star Wars

This cover is a real collector’s item from Royal Mail, and needs no introduction: Star Wars.

Stamps Cover Singapore 2015 Botanic Gardens

This cover commemorates the Botanic Gardens in Singapore, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2015-09-09 HM Queen Elizabeth II

This cover from Royal Mail commemorates Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in the year that she became the longest serving British monarch and approaches 64 years on the throne.

Stamps Cover Sri Lanka Flowers

This cover carries the full set of beautiful stamps from the Flowers of Sri Lanka issue.

Stamps Australia 2015 Solar System

This fantastic set of stamps from AusPost commemorates our Solar System. This is their feature issue for Stamp Collecting Month.

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2015-09-16 Sea Travel

This cover carries 6 new Post & Go ATMs from Royal Mail, featuring the unusual topic of Sea Travel.

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2015-09-18 Rugby World Cup 2015

This cover from Royal Mail commemorates the 2015 Rugby World Cup, hosted by England.

Stamps Cover Singapore 2015-09-18 Joint Issue Thailand Desserts

This cover carries a joint issue from Singapore and Thailand commemorating favourite desserts in each country.

Stamps Cover Finland 2015 Golden Swan

This is my first Finnish cover. It carries the Golden Swan issue – a beautiful stamp.

Stamps Cover Singapore 2015 ASEAN Community

This cover features a joint issue among the 10 member countries of ASEAN. This stamp is the Singapore issue.

Stamps Cover Singapore 2015 World Stamp Exhibition

This great cover from Singapore carries a pair of stamps commemorating the World Stamp Exhibition in 2015, with the exhibition logo on selvedge, and commemorative cancels.

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2015-08-18 Bees

This cover commemorates the life of the bees in the UK, a tremendously important insect for our agriculture, yet sadly in decline.

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2015-07-16 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain

This cover from Royal Mail commemorates the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain.

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2015-06-18 The Battle of Waterloo

This cover from Royal Mail commemorates the 200th anniverasary of the Battle of Waterloo.

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2015-05-13 Heraldic Beasts

This cover carries 6 new Post & Go ATMs from Royal Mail, featuring traditional designs of heraldic beasts.

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2015-05-14 The Great War 1915

This first day cover from Royal Mail is the second in a 5-year series commemorating the Great War on its 100th anniversary. This cover commemorates wartime events from 1915.

Stamps Cover Malaysia 2014-05-06 Sultan of Perak featured

This cover from Malaysia commemorates the Installation of Paduka Seri Sultan Perak XXXV Sultan Nazrin Muizzuddin Shah.

Stamps Souvenir Sheet India-France 2015-04-10 50 Years of Space Cooperation

This souvenir sheet features 2 stamps depicting satellites that have been developed and launched through joint operations between India and France. The stamps commemorate 50 years of such cooperation between these countries.